1. 10

    The moment one definitely commits oneself, then Providence moves, too. All sorts of things occur to help one that would never have otherwise occurred...unforeseen incidents and meetings and material assistance, which no man could have dreamed would have come his way.

    177
  2. 9

    If I accept you as you are, I will make you worse; however, if I treat you as though you are what you are capable of becoming, I help you become that.

    180
  3. 8

    Trust yourself, then you will know how to live.

    189
  4. 7

    Courage is the commitment to begin without any guarantee of success.

    196
  5. 6

    Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men.

    204
  6. 5

    Live each day as if your life had just begun.

    213
  7. 4

    You can easily judge the character of a man by how he treats those who can do nothing for him.

    251
  8. 3

    Every day we should hear at least one little song, read one good poem, see one exquisite picture, and, if possible, speak a few sensible words.

    253
  9. 2

    We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe.

    276
  10. 1

    Do not give in too much to feelings. A overly sensitive heart is an unhappy possession on this shaky earth.

    377
  11. Last Update: 6 February 2023

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